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The Resource The unconsoled, Kazuo Ishiguro, (overdrive ebook)

The unconsoled, Kazuo Ishiguro, (overdrive ebook)

Label
The unconsoled
Title
The unconsoled
Statement of responsibility
Kazuo Ishiguro
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A surrealistic novelw on a man who finds himself in a strange city, not knowing what he is doing there, but everyone seems to know him. What is more, he must be important because people ask him for favors. As he goes from encounter to encounter, the man discovers himself
Title
The unconsoled
Creator
Summary
Arriving in a European city with significant gaps in his memory, Ryder, a renowned pianist, is overwhelmed by an onslaught of strangers who seem to know him and of whom he has vague, dreamlike recollections
Subject
Genre
Story line
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Award/Notable book
  • ALA Notable Book, 1996.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
035776
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Target audience
adult
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
Kazuo Ishiguro
Label
The Unconsoled
Link
Publication
Note
Originally published in London : Faber & Faber, 1995. originally published in the United States by Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., New York, in 1995
Overdrive ID
23505b6a-93b1-44c1-b417-13053f6df866
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Short Desc
<p>From the universally acclaimed author of The Remains of the Day comes a mesmerizing novel of completely unexpected mood and matter--a seamless, fictional universe, both wholly unrecognizable and familiar. When the public, day-to-day reality of a renowned pianist takes on a life of its own, he finds himself traversing landscapes that are by turns eerie, comical, and strangely malleable.<br><br><i>From the Hardcover edition.</i>
Description
<p>From the universally acclaimed author of The Remains of the Day comes a mesmerizing novel of completely unexpected mood and matter--a seamless, fictional universe, both wholly unrecognizable and familiar. When the public, day-to-day reality of a renowned pianist takes on a life of its own, he finds himself traversing landscapes that are by turns eerie, comical, and strangely malleable.<br><br><i>From the Hardcover edition.</i>
Sample
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Popularity
108
Rating
3.2
Media Type
eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn809062680
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481454
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st Vintage International ed.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
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9780307764157
Isbn
9781299033870
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Publisher number
EB00171225
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePartial
True
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)809062680

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